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Link Party Palooza, Dollar Tree Giveaway, plus Pinterest Party Sunday Night!

It’s Friday!!

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We’ve combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap TimeLil’ LunaSomewhat SimpleTatertots & Jello and Today’s Creative Blog to make a giant link party – the Link Party Palooza. You’ll only have to link up once to to be listed on all five sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts —  just like we always have!

So be sure to check with each site to see which of the amazing ideas were featured! I’ll have two “great ideas” posts this weekend!

There’s an AWESOME Valentine’s Pinterest Party Sunday night (and you can win $200 worth of awesome from American Crafts — check out the details below!)

This week’s giveaway is from The Dollar Tree Value Seekers Club!

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The Dollar Tree Value Seekers Club is free to join – and it’s full of seasonal ideas, recipes and crafts. The content changes every month, and you can save or print the project sheets to make handy shopping lists/how-to instructions.
chili bar free printables and recipe using dollar store ingredients

Yesterday I shared my New Year’s Chili Bar Recipe and Printables! I created the Chili using all Dollar Tree ingredients!

Enter to win a $100 gift card and link up your projects after the break:

Here’s how to enter to win a $100 gift card to The Dollar Tree!

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I am SO excited to let you guys know about something SO fun that I am participating in this year.

It’s a WHOLE year of celebrations with a new project and Pinterest Party each month, along with an amazing giveaway this week! pinterest party graphic

Hosted by…   

Amy from The Idea Room // Follow Amy on Pinterest

Amy from Positively Splendid   // Follow me on Pinterest

Cheryl from TidyMom // Follow Cheryl on Pinterest

Cindy from Skip to My Lou // Follow Cindy on Pinterest

Desiree from The 36th Avenue // Follow Desiree on Pinterest

Heather from Whipperberry // Follow Heather on Pinterest

Jen from Tatertots and Jello // Follow Jen on Pinterest

Kari Ann from Thistlewood Farms // Follow Kari Ann on Pinterest

Kellie from Nest of Posies // Follow Kellie on Pinterest

Kristi and Kelli from Lolly Jane // Follow Lolly Jane on Pinterest

Melissa from No. 2 Pencil // Follow Melissa on Pinterest

Mique from 30 Handmade Days // Follow Mique on Pinterest

Tauni from SNAP! // Follow Tauni on Pinterest


  We are so excited to be hosting a Pinterest Party to celebrate Valentine’s Day! Help us create the most comprehensive holiday Pinterest board on Sunday, January 26, at 9 p.m. EST/ 8 p.m. Central/ 7 p.m. MST/ 6 p.m. PST by sharing your favorite Valentine-themed projects and recipes.

a year of celebrations

Here’s how you can participate:   

  • Follow the Year of Celebrations Pinterest board.
  • Comment on the original post at this link and leave a link to YOUR favorite Valentine’s Day project and/or recipe.
  • Tweet YOUR favorite Valentine’s Day project and/or link using the hashtag #yearofcelebrations
  • Join us on Sunday, January 26, at the appointed time and watch as we build a board full of amazing ideas – including yours!
  • Be sure to follow along during the party to repin and comment on the board’s posts using the hashtag #yearofcelebrations.
  • One lucky party participant will walk away with $200 in DIY party products from American Crafts!



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Now it’s time to link up your projects!! I can’t wait to see YOUR ideas and feature YOU!! Remember, you only need to link up once here to be listed in all of the sites’ parties — but be sure to check out each site through the weekend!   We’ll each be featuring our own picks from all of the fabulous ideas!  

(When you add a link,  please mention on your site that you linked up at Tatertots and Jello (here’s a link: Tatertots & Jello). Please visit and comment on TWO links above you and TWO links below you — in addition to any others that you want to visit.  {We all love comments!} 

xoxo jen signature PS: Here are a couple of things I did this week: gold leather heart pillow set   Gold Leather Valentine’s Day “You Complete Me” Pillows chili bar free printables and recipe using dollar store ingredients Chili Bar Recipe and Free Printables industrial shelves in a pantry Easy DIY Industrial Globe Pendant Light! … and now for your projects! * * * * * * *


  1. Fun party, as always! LOVE the dollar store- can’t wait to try the chili recipe!! :) Thank you for hosting AND so excited for the Pinterest party, too! xo
    Lolly Jane recently posted…Bushel & A Peck Valentine’s Sign

  2. Thank you so much for hosting Jen! Have a wonderful weekend! Angie xo

  3. Thanks so much for hosting, Jen! Hugs.
    Kelly recently posted…You Are My Happily Ever After Printable

  4. you’re such a great hostess, jen. i wished we lived near each other so that we could craft together. thanks for the par-tay!!!
    Annalea recently posted…Using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint – Finally!!!

  5. Thanks so much for the fantastic party every weekend, Jen (and girls)! And the Pinterest Party sounds amazing. Can’t wait to join and check out all the inspiration. Enjoy your weekend!
    Brooke recently posted…DIY Valentines Straws

  6. Hi Jen! Thanks for the party! I am so looking forward to the Pinterest party on Sunday :) Have a fabulous weekend!
    Tasha @ Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body recently posted…YOU Can Make an Upholstered Headboard {in one afternoon}!

  7. Girl, you are just so darn creative. You just keep rolling out projects that are fantastic. Where do you find all this time? Thanks for hosting the party!

    Shannon ~ bohemianjunktion.com
    Shannon recently posted…Go With What God Gave Ya!

  8. Thanks so much for hosting, Jennifer! Have a lovely weekend. :)
    Julie @ This Gal Cooks recently posted…25 Easy Crock Pot Chicken Recipes

  9. Thank you so much for the party!
    Mindi recently posted…Wowza Weekend Link Party #40

  10. Thanks for the party! I hope that you have a great weekend!!! :)

    – Brooke –
    DesignedByBH recently posted…Friday Favorites: Indoor Pendant Lighting

  11. Thanks for hosting! Life to the full! Melissa

  12. The Valentine party sounds like fun- hope I can make it.

    Have a wonderful weekend Jen!!
    Gina recently posted…iPad Air GIVEAWAY


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